Gardens

5 Tips to growing herbs at home

5 Tips to growing herbs at home

All you need are the right pots, materials, and a plan

Vines are a romantic addition to any garden - until they go rogue

Vines are a romantic addition to any garden - until they go rogue

Finding the right one is a tricky thing

Incredible treehouse has neighbours envious

Incredible treehouse has neighbours envious

Nestled among the branches of a willow tree in the garden of his isolated cottage, Terry Meredith’s treehouse is the envy of his village

Gardens: Things to do this month

Gardens: Things to do this month

Cut your lawns short and leave for the next few months as they go semi-dormant in winter

5 creative ideas for reusing tyres to decorate your garden

5 creative ideas for reusing tyres to decorate your garden

Used tyres are surprisingly versatile items that can be used to decorate and transform garden spaces

Redoing your driveway? Here's a rundown of 6 materials.

Redoing your driveway? Here's a rundown of 6 materials.

Experts assess the options based on cost, durability, environmental impact and other factors

An exclusive tour of The Royal Gardens at Highgrove

An exclusive tour of The Royal Gardens at Highgrove

Head Gardener, Debbie Goodenough, gives an exclusive tour of HRH Prince Charles of Wales’s lush private gardens at the Royal Highgrove residence

Against all odds: here is how a small food garden feeds a whole community

Against all odds: here is how a small food garden feeds a whole community

Started by five local women from the Tumahole township on the outskirts of Parys, Phahamang Basadi food garden has been providing fresh and affordable vegetables to the community since 2017.

Aloes in Wonderland and other plants that flower in winter

Aloes in Wonderland and other plants that flower in winter

Aloes are architecturally interesting, easy to grow, don’t need water and flower in winter

How crevice gardens can act as models of urban sustainability

How crevice gardens can act as models of urban sustainability

A rock garden opens up a whole new botanical world. A crevice garden does that and more

The gardening trends from the 2019 Chelsea Flower Show

The gardening trends from the 2019 Chelsea Flower Show

Clare Foster and medal winners Jo Thompson and Mark Gregory discuss the trends they saw at the famous Flower Show

Save the Bees

Save the Bees

The 20th of May is World Bee Day and in light of this, here is why you need to care for the bees in your garden

Ocasio-Cortez planted a garden. It's good for the earth and her

Ocasio-Cortez planted a garden. It's good for the earth and her

The constant gardener learns patience, humility and the value of the long view - qualities that seem in short supply these days

5 herbs to know and grow

5 herbs to know and grow

Expert advice on herbs everyone should grow for their culinary (and other) powers

The garden evolves over time - and so does the gardener

The garden evolves over time - and so does the gardener

A former Martha Stewart Living editor revamped her book "A Way to Garden," and its reworking inevitably tracks the changes in her gardening outlook